I recently received a Facebook message from Kylie, the mother of a boy who suffers from dyslexia and has been very reluctant to read. I was so moved by her story of him becoming an overnight reader that I asked if she would share the story with others. I hope it’s useful for anyone who suspects that their child may be dyslexic or have other barriers to literacy. (Sorry about the shameless plugs for my Tom Weekly books. Kylie’s words, not mine!) From Kylie: My son has pretty severe dyslexia. He has a number of other learning issues that stand…

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Byron Writers Festival 2018

Byron Writers Festival 2018

Byron Writers Festival is one of the best literary events on the calendar – a big, bright, sunshine-and-idea-fuelled celebration of stories. I’m lucky enough … View Post
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WIN Tom Weekly Books

WIN Tom Weekly Books

Books 4 and 5 in my Tom Weekly series (illustrated by Gus Gordon) are being rereleased 1 June with new covers, bigger illustrations and more space inside (… View Post
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